Articles Posted in the News Category

  • SHSU Leadership Academy Class Planning Underway

    SHSU High Potential Employee Leadership Academy facilitator David Yebra tells us that “We’re getting ready to start the process for our next class which will run from August through May of 2015 . . .…

  • Belle Chanson Performs Tonight

    The Huntsville Women’s Choir, Belle Chanson, will perform “Earth, Sky and Things That Fly” in concert tonight in the Recital hall of the Gaertner Performing Arts Center at Sam Houston State University. The presentation, benefiting…

  • Home Invasion Suspect Captured!

    Eighteen-year-old DeShawn Marcel Bates, wanted in connection with a Home Invasion Burglary in Phelps on May 19th, was captured by authorities Friday afternoon in Alexandria, Louisiana. The eighteen-year-old was wanted for 1st Degree Felony Burglary…

  • Man Wanted In Home Invasion Burglary

    On May 19th the Walker County Sheriff’s Office responded to a Home Invasion burglary in Phelps, in Eastern Walker County, where a 40-year-old homeowner was shot and critically injured. During the course of the investigation,…

  • Early Voting Underway

    Early voting has been underway this week in Walker County for the Democratic and Republican Primary runoffs. By Thursday afternoon, 1,029 citizens had voted at the Walker County Annex on Sam Houston Avenue. Walker County…

  • The City of Huntsville Hears Assessment of Buildings

    During this week’s regular session of the Huntsville City Council, councilmembers heard an assessment of the City’s buildings from Greg Wine with the Huitt-Zollars architecture and engineering firm. Wine said, “For a city that has…

  • Memorial Day Service Monday

    On Monday, May 26th, a Memorial Day Service will be held at the Veterans Conference Center. State Senator Charles Schwertner will be the keynote speaker. There’ll be music provided by the Greater Zion Missionary Baptist…

  • DPS Increases Patrols for Memorial Day Weekend

    The Texas Department of Public Safety will significantly increase trooper patrols this Memorial Day weekend to help keep Texas roadways safe. During the increased patrols Friday, May 23rd, through Monday, May 26th, troopers will be…

  • City Of Huntsville Garbage Sked

    The City of Huntsville Solid Waste Division will run regular residential and commercial garbage pick-up routes on Monday, May 26th, 2014, Memorial Day.  The Solid Waste Transfer Facility will also be open for business on…

  • Special Session Tonight Canceled

    Huntsville’s City Secretary Lee Woodward informs us that the City Council Special Session for tonight has been canceled.